Research predicts a trucker shortage of nearly 250,000 drivers over the next seven years, causing shipping rates to continously rise. Here, Cerasis' Adam Robinson discusses strategies and priorities to help survive the crisis.
Jose Bayardo has taken over fiscal leadership at NOV after serving in a vice president role at...
Following the closing of its $1.63 billion purchase of Interline Brands, Home Depot CEO Craig...
Industrial Distribution's 2015 Big 50 Countdown of the biggest industrial suppliers by revenue...
The Illinois-based company has become the exclusive distributor for the Ingersoll Rand brands of Trane and American Standard Heating and Air Conditioning in the lower peninsula of Michigan.
A new LED material saves on cost by requiring only one layer application, as opposed to the multiple players typically required for most LEDs, while maintaining efficiency.
Donated in honor of Atlas Copco USA's 31st anniversary, the money from the employee-run Water for All organization will fund clean water and sanitation projects in Nicaragua.
Designed to integrate with any Dialight smart lighting system, the new wireless sensor can be placed virtually anywhere within a facility, without the need to install or move cabling.
After falling to a 6 1/2 year low this past Monday, oil prices jumped 10.3 percent Thursday and an additional 6.3 percent Friday.
Birmingham, AL-based M&R Pipe and Supply will consolidate with Eastern's existing Birmingham operation to strengthen Eastern's footprint in the Southeast.
The foundation's latest forecasts for manufacturing production and job growth are both down from what it predicted in May.
While unveiling our 2015 Big 50 countdown video helps Industrial Distribution end August with a bang, news regarding the volatile oil & gas market remained a hot topic this past week as merger & acquisition news remains relatively quiet.
Supporters said the change would prevent litigation or other "stall tactics" from impeding unionization votes and suggested that delays give management more time to pressure workers into voting "no."
Kimball Midwest gives a quick look and overview of its distribution center in Savannah, GA, which had a formal opening March 6. The 142,000 square foot facility is Kimball Midwest's first distribution center in the southeast.
The new lightweight prescriptive selling application helps sales reps identify the most profitable price for every transaction.
IAC recently moved into a new facility in Blytheville, AR, completed a renovation of its Memphis, TN headquarters, and is currently constructing a new, much larger branch in Bartless, TN.
A Washington D.C. think tank says the CRS' estimate of a 12 percent manufacturing employment decline between 2003 and 2013 used unofficial data and a poorly selected timeframe.
Effective Sept. 1, Jan Kees van Gaalen will replace Martha Fusco to lead the company's finance function, while Fusco will continue as vice president and corporate controller.
It was the strongest growth since last summer and marked a sharp improvement from the anemic 0.6 percent advance during the January-March quarter when a harsh winter sapped activity.
The Type 27 narrow crown patented technology incorporates an improved, refined metal cladding in the center hub which maximizes on safety and allows operators deeper cutting depth.
VMR 16: Oil Dips Under $40/Barrel, Midwest Gas Prices To Fall, DXP Announces Layoffs, And The Big 50 Is HereAugust 27, 2015 9:55 am | by Anna Wells, Executive Editor and Mike Hockett, Managing Editor | Videos | Comments
Our latest VMR goes heavy on oil & gas news as crude oil goes under $40 per barrel, Midwest gas prices are expected to plunge with its largest oil refinery back online, and we discuss DXP Enterprises' recent layoffs, which resulted from poor oil & gas end market exposure.
Did you know a building cannot receive LEED certification without high-performance matting at all key entries? Here, Adam Strizzi discusses the numerous facility, safety, and worker health benefits from industrial matting's many different forms.
UPS recently embarked on a study of the behaviors, preferences, and perceptions of industrial products buyers and they uncovered some interesting trends on how “customer experience” is really coming to the forefront of the loyalty equation.
While 2014's June-to-July shift was also weak, this year's was considerably larger.